Printer news 6-01
Joel F. Stuart Jr. has been appointed vice president and general manager of National Posters, part of National Print Group. Stuart replaces the late Phil Brown who served as general manager for the last 20 years.
Norton Fisher has been hired as vice president, director of sales, for E&M Bindery in Clifton, NJ. For the last 25 years, Fisher has held a variety of sales, estimating and customer service positions with Freedman Die Cutters.
Lazer Inc. has announced the expansion of its offices in Winston-Salem, NC. Lazer is a full-service digital prepress and media solutions provider headquartered in Rochester, NY.
Brian Gay was recently named vice president and director of the franchise development department for the International Center for Entrepreneurial Development (ICED) in Cypress, TX. Gay joined ICED in 1992 after spending eight years with The Ink Well of America in Columbus, OH. In other company news, Larry Kyle was recently appointed vice president of franchise operations. Kyle joined ICED in 1997.
Mike Beauregard has been promoted to director of manufacturing for Phoenix Marketing Services, Pomona, CA. Beauregard has worked for the company for five years.
Janet Zrebiec Flores has been named vice president, customized communications solutions sales, for the central region of R.R. Donnelley Financial, Chicago. Flores most recently served as the central region manager of sales operations at Xerox.
Brad Bartlett has been appointed president of the Optigraphics division of The Performance Companies, formerly Performance Printing, in Dallas. In other company news, Jeffrey Bainter has been named president of the Performance Card Solutions division. He is the former general manager of SSI Custom Data Cards in Oklahoma City.
Wenndi Friyder has joined the sales and marketing staff at Wright Business Graphics, Portland, OR. Friyder will promote a new product line of commercial and direct mail products.
Tom Edwards has been promoted to executive vice president of production and operating services for Keller Crescent Co., Evansville, IN. Edwards joined Keller Crescent in 1991 as vice president of print operations. He has served as executive vice president of operations at the Evansville facility since 1997.